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THE FASHION CAFE: Hottest hairstyles for the summer

It’s time for another installment of The Fashion Cafe and this week our style gurus, Johnny Wright and Ariana Soleil are serving up secrets...
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THE FASHION CAFE: Black designers and influencers taking over the fashion world

Johnny Wright and Ariana Soleil are back with another installment of The Fashion Cafe and this week our style gurus are discussing the Black...

The Fashion Cafe: Rihanna is the ultimate fashion icon

From chopping her long locks to building her fierce fashion empire Rihanna has been winning on every front and she’s showing no signs of slowing down.

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Tons of celebrities like DJ Khaled, Angela Rye, Will.i.am, and Luke James were out on Friday for Culture Creators Third Annual 'Innovators & Leaders' Awards Brunch and TheGrio was on deck for the fabulous festivities at the Beverly Wilshire...
Actress-writer-producer Issa Rae weighs in the current images of Blacks in media


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Michelle Obama teases upcoming memoir as a “re-humanization effort” to give voice to the voiceless

Former first lady Michelle Obama said she hopes her much-anticipated memoir, Becoming will give a voice to underrepresented communities by sharing the “ordinariness” of her path to the White House.
Malik and Miles George thegrio.com

#BlackBoyJoy: Twins selected co-valedictorians and will attend MIT

Demonstrating an example of Black Boy Joy, twins from New Jersey have been named valedictorians...

Protect your melanin! 6 reasons black folks need healthy skincare this summer

One of the biggest myths out there is that black folks don't need to worry...
Rashad Jennings thegrio.com

Former NFL star Rashad Jennings talks about the transformational journey in repairing the broken bond with his father

The former NFL running back talks about the long road to getting from a place of hurt and resentment towards his dad to a place of unconditional love.
Father's Day thegrio.com

Use this Father’s Day to fix and heal your broken relationship with Dad

Father's Day is recognized in over 40 countries and has since the Middle Ages. In...


Hanley Ramirez thegrio.com

Ex-MLB all-star being “eyed” in federal drug trafficking investigation

It's been recently reported that former baseball all-star Hanley Ramirez may be tied to a drug trafficking ring.
Jameis Winston thegrio.com

NFL to reportedly suspend Tampa Bay Buccaneer Jameis Winston 3 games for Uber driver incident

According to ESPN's Adam Schefter, the NFL is reportedly planning to suspend Tampa Bay Buccaneer Jameis Winston for the first three games of the 2018 season for violating the league's personal conduct policy.
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Academy bars Oscar Winner Kobe Bryant from entry

  Sure, Kobe Bryant’s animated short Dear Basketball was nice and everything—enough to win him an...
Senegal Alan Sugar thegrio.comvideo

Just Like Trump: British ‘Apprentice’ star under fire for ‘racist’ tweet about Senegal win at World Cup

Alan Sugar, the UK business magnate who stars in the British version of The Apprentice, has come under fire for what many are calling a ‘racist tweet’ about Senegal's soccer team.
Sterling Brown arrested and tasered by police thegrio.comvideo

NBA player Sterling Brown announces lawsuit against Milwaukee police and city for violent arrest

  After Milwaukee Bucks guard Sterling Brown was assaulted and arrested by police over an alleged...


Oprah Winfrey thegrio.comvideo

Oprah hits another milestone on the billionaire’s list

  Oprah Winfrey’s got bank—literally—and has achieved another huge accomplishment by earning a top spot on...
Oprah Winfrey green leaf thegrio.com

When Oprah meets Apple: Could this partnership be a match made in heaven?

Apple and Oprah Winfrey have a signed a multi-year content partnership where they will create original programs.
Bozoma Saint John thegrio.com

More #BlackGirlMagic moves as Bozoma Saint John leaves UBER for Endeavor

After one year, Bozoma Saint John is leaving her position as chief brand officer at UBER for Endeavor where she will serve as chief marketing officer.
Mellody Hobsonvideo

With Starbucks chairman stepping down Black exec Mellody Hobson steps up

  There is a changing of guard at Starbucks and a Black woman will lead the...
Salissou Hassane Latifa thegrio.com

Ms Geek Africa competition focuses on women’s brains instead of their bodies

The Ms. Geek Africa competition is centered on highlighting the talent young women have to offer to the tech world.